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Chili Works

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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Fast food
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1743 Trinity Dr, Los Alamos, NM 87544-3045
+1 505-662-7591
06:00 - 13:00
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Tue - Fri 06:00 - 13:00
Sat 07:00 - 00:00
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

This place isn't much to look at but if it's great food you are looking be sure to give this place a try. My daughter lives in Los Alamos so we have eaten at most of the restaurants there. I have several favorites for dinner but for lunch I usually wind up here. I have tried a lot of there... More 

Thank Tom G
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 September 2015

If you are craving a good burrito this is one place to visit. This place is only a very small building with no place to sit inside.The service is very fast.

Thank Don G
Los Alamos
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Chili Works is a little shack in which they do magic with red and green chile. Their burritos will fuel you for days, they're big and delicious. My favorite is a red chile sausage cheese breakfast burrito, but their carne adovada is also killer good.

Thank OhGoodGrief
New Mexico
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101 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Yes it is a shack!!! .But....they turn out great food! THE place to go for breakfast burritos. Really fast service!!!

Thank snoopysoupy
Detroit, Michigan, United States
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114 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Interesting experience, and a great burrito. Stuffed to the brim with chicken and cheese. We got the green chili on the side, but it tasted fabulous on the burrito. The best $5 burrito you'll ever have. There is a small outdoor eating area. Hard to find, but right nextdoor to Sonic.

Thank stirfry300
Houston, Texas
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55 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

By far the best breakfast burritos in Los Alamos, and quite possibly the world. From the outside it looks like a tiny shack but the food they serve speaks for itself. My favorite is the christmas, bacon, cheese but you can combine meat (bacon, ham or chorizo) with your choice of red or green chili. They also serve New Mexican... More 

Thank christinaa460
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79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

This place is very unassuming, a little shack. We loved our chicken enchiladas. They were fresh, spicy, delicious, and more than I could eat. I will go back if I'm in Los Alamos again.

Thank FestBT
Los Alamos, New Mexico
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

It looks like a freaky meth lab but their burritos are the best in town. The staff are very kind and polite. This place is a hidden gem.

Thank bagOchips22
Level Contributor
35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

keep in mind, it is a fast food 'taco shack'. with that being said, extremely friendly staff, quick service and good food NOT to be compared to fast food.

Thank kevin f
Pueblo, Colorado
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

This is a great place for breakfast burritos authentic and the chili is so good reminds me of homemade does not get any better than this. I highly recommend a stop here they are delicious.

Thank Penny Ann Q

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, American, Southwestern, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1743 Trinity Dr, Los Alamos, NM 87544-3045
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Los Alamos
  • Phone Number: +1 505-662-7591

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?